6th Annual Town of Farmville 5k & Fun Run- Postponed until 8/15/20

08/15/2020 Farmville, NC US 27828 Directions
Events

5K

8:00AM EDT

Fun Run

8:15AM EDT
Town of Farmville’s 6th Annual 5k & Fun Run Postponed Due to COVID-19

New Date: 08/15/2020

After close consultation with our partners and community, we’ve made the difficult decision to postpone the Farmville 5k & Fun Run that was originally scheduled for May 9, 2020. It will be postponed until August 15, 2020. Having spent the past few months preparing for the event, we are genuinely upset and disappointed not to be able to host you all at this time. We want to thank all of our participants and partners for their unwavering support, open discussions, and encouragement. We will be working closely with our partners to finalize the details and will share more information about our plans in the coming months. For more information, please visit our website at www.farmvillencparks.com or give us a call at 252-753-6722.

Sincerely,

Farmville Parks & Recreation

Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

We hope that you can join us next year. To initiate your refund, please follow these instructions:  https://help.runsignup.com/support/solutions/articles/17000062919-request-a-refund. Please Note: You will not receive a refund until you have followed these steps. Refund cutoff date 4/23/2020.

Place
3672 North Main Street
Farmville, NC US 27828
Description

Description: 

The 6th annual Town of Farmville 5k & Fun Run will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2020.  The 5K course starts and finishes at Farmville’s Town Common and features a scenic run along Farmville’s athletic field, golf course, library, arboretum, and through both new and historic neighborhoods in a family-friendly town.  The Fun Run will follow the first 1.2 miles of the 5K course, turning off at the Town Common towards the finish line.  This event is being supported by Farmville's Library, Parks & Recreation, and Police departments.

The 5k will start promptly at 8 am, and the Fun Run will start shortly thereafter.

The 5K will be chip timed by Run the East LLC using disposable chips attached to each race bib.  The Fun Run will not be chip-timed.

Event t-shirt in preferred size guaranteed to all participants registered by May 1.

Registration fees are non-refundable. This event will take place rain or shine.

 

Registration/Packet Pickup:

There will be two opportunities to pick up registration packets and bibs.

Early packet pickup will be available on Friday, May 8 from 4 to 7 pm at the Farmville Police Department located at 3672 North Main St, Farmville, NC 27828.

Same day registration and packet pickup will also be available on Saturday race day, beginning at 7:00 am on the Farmville Town Common.

 

Registration Fees:

5K: $20 until 12/31/2019; $25 until 5/7/2020; $30 on race day

Fun Run/Walk: $20

 

Awards and Ceremony:

The award ceremony will take place in the gazebo on the Town Common immediately after the last participant crosses the finish line.  The top 3 male and female winners will receive a unique, handmade gift that is guaranteed to please.  More details coming soon.

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